Postal Scale

Description
This is a small brass pendulum scale that reads from 0 to 100 grams. The circular platform is marked “Porto-Sätze.” Other inscriptions read “D.R.P. ANG.” and “DEPOSÉ.”
Location
Currently not on view
date made
around 1900
place made
Deutschland
Measurements
overall: 6 3/4 in x 4 1/4 in x 2 3/4 in; 17.145 cm x 10.795 cm x 6.985 cm
ID Number
1994.0019.45
accession number
1994.0019
catalog number
1994.0019.45
subject
Weights & Measures
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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